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The Solar system on the Y5/6 yard!

posted 19 Sep 2013, 08:13 by Sian Granville   [ updated 19 Sep 2013, 08:43 ]
As part of our work on planets we made models, roughly to scale, of the sun and our nine planets. Then we took them out on to the yard and scaling down the measurements from the sun we worked out how far away from each other the planets would be. As you can see, Pluto is a LONG way away! 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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